Its shocking news that 90 % Water Hydrent in Mumbai Area are out of service.Any Emergency situation like fire,Fire brigade Dept take water fm nearby water Hydrant & try to control on fire bt unfortunately blessing of Bmc Water construction dept 90 % Water Hydrant r nt working throughout Mumbai jurisdiction.
Bmc Hydraulic dept have Deputy HE who's work to maintain & repair this water hydrant timely bt HE water construction dept never see that wt bad condition of hydrant nor check it in a year.Fire Dept also nt serious on this issue though its also their duty to check the condition of Water Hydrant Monthly basis & report to HE Dept.Bmc Water Dept negligence only 1048 hydrant Are working out of 10220 Hydrant.9172 are not working. In emergency this Hydrant are Helpful to Fire Brigade for Fire operation. HE dept whose role is crucial. The city & suburb have Executive Engineert but they are busy with Road Contracter who are Damage the water hydrant during road work. Its duty of Road contracter to repair it properly & after that HE dept issue NOC to release their Payment. We demand to Municipal commissioner Sitaram Kunte to inquire whole water hydrant scam & punish guilty bmc officer & also Blacklist the contracter.